Blog, poem, poetry

It was all a Mistake – Poem

Hewasn't looking for muchnot lovejust wanted wanted to fuck Hewent to the clubno trustkicked six shots of bourbon didn't stop till he was swervin'He swerved into her lanebroken hearts and conversationthey went back to her place but that one nightturned into monthsHe gave it lifegave it bloodgave it everything, butnever got much in returnnow, suddenly… Continue reading It was all a Mistake – Poem

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I Promise | A Poem

How I gave Alyssa her promise ring on Christmas ❤ From the sun’s firstrisetill its peachy andgentle setJust knowthat I promise From every tearsheddown your warmpink cheekto every smilethat beamsbeneath skiesof dreamsJust knowI promise From every longunforgiving dark nightwith no sunlight in sightto every brightwarming sunriseJust knowI promise From every highon every sky-like peakto every… Continue reading I Promise | A Poem

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A letter to my Lover #1

We met in the produce section of the grocery store by my apartment. Our hands touched and sparks flew as we both reached for the same eggplant. Our eyes locked, and it was like we both knew. Right now your brows are probably scrunching together as you wonder who I’m talking about because, well, that’s… Continue reading A letter to my Lover #1

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She Keeps Me – A Poem

She's a sunrise the Universe never wanted to share and so the world remained dark without her light She keeps me grounded like the roots of a redwood stretching through the Earth reaching like thirsty fingers as mine slip through hers I grip them tight Her hand in mine Never wanting to let go ever… Continue reading She Keeps Me – A Poem

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Flash Fiction: Then She was Gone

She told me she loved me before she left, just like she did every other morning. I felt a familiar smile tug at the corners of my lips as I told her I loved her to from where I stood in the kitchen. The coffee was still hot and I wanted to grab a cup… Continue reading Flash Fiction: Then She was Gone

Blog, short story, Writing

“The Woman in the Red Dress” – Short Story

The Woman in the Red Dress Six months had passed since ex-cop John Michaels had been forced to retire early from the Memphis Police Department—but the wound was still fresh. It was a Friday night at Blake’s Bar and Grill, a popular restaurant in the heart of the city, and just down the street from… Continue reading “The Woman in the Red Dress” – Short Story

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Dear Love – A Poem

Dear Love, A young boy, I was watching love on a silver screen dreaming one day I'd grow up You and I would meet While puddles formed on the concrete we'd connect beneath a streetlight But the thought was too much for me so I left that night Spanning from lonely broken streets to monster-filled… Continue reading Dear Love – A Poem

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Poem: Wishlist

I wish that I was larger than life A heavenly Hell The ocean and sky combined I wish that I could be the hand you hold when you shiver in the cold When you're lost and alone How I wish I could truly be free A wave in the sea A breeze through the trees… Continue reading Poem: Wishlist

Blogging, Life

Not Meant to Love

I fucking suck with relationships. Since I moved out at 18, my dream has always been to get to a point where I can comfortably live close to my family--my "home"--again. Almost seven years later, and that dream of mine has finally come true. But now that I'm here, I just want to go somewhere… Continue reading Not Meant to Love